Melia Jardines del Teide
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... you get invited over for dinner and the slide show- forced to sit there and ooh and ah for all the hours of video footage I have here. Yes technology has made our life better folks! Now you can watch or not watch at your own leisure and also not have to sit through the angry exclamations of your host as he/she struggles with the projection screen that just will not go up right!
Gotta love the 80's!
So I hope you enjoy this ...
... lime green Opel Corsa that we christened "El Ray". This turned out to be a great decision because we not only had a blast cruising all over the island but it was also SO nice not to have to rely on buses and taxis and have everything scheduled just so to be able to get around. Plus we just looked cool :). The day after we arrived we went for a drive down to tourist central: Playa de las Americas. THIS is the place to be as an overweight drunken tourist who just spends their ...
... at least you get the feel of the city. We stopped in town at an 8 story department store called El Corte Ingles and made our way up the escalators to the top floor where we got a panoramic view of the city and port from the cafeteria. Another coffee and some fried sweet bread, like the ship doesn't feed us enough, and we began walking the city. Once again we found the beautiful fresh market with meats, fruits, olives, nuts, and flowers. ...
... I enjoyed ham salad, sandwiches, crisps and several glasses of wine, as we wouldn’t be getting a meal on the plane (budget airline and all that).
Eventually our flight was called and we made our way to Gate 9 to board. The aircraft was around half an hour late taking off, then we were airborne and on our way back to Blighty. At least it was only a four-hour flight this time, and not 14 hours the way it was last January ...
... continually climbing until we were above the clouds. Here the landscape looked more like the moon than a tropical island. We didn’t quite have time to climb to the top but took a side track to one of the smaller peaks – a few hours hike. This allowed for breath-taking views across the island and even a few snow balls, despite it being t-shirt weather. We toasted the sunset with €1 pints of San ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMelia Jardines del Teide Costa De Adeje
Great hotel, great pool, best location, great staff, wanna go back there again!!!
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